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Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018 View PDF version
The Minister for Transport and the Islands (Humza Yousaf)

Through its key agency role, Transport Scotland works with the south east of Scotland transport partnership and East Lothian Council to understand future developm...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

I am disappointed if that was the case, and, on the back of this question, I will endeavour to have a conversation with the managing director of the ScotRail Alli...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018 View PDF version
The Minister for Transport and the Islands (Humza Yousaf)

I last met Orkney Islands Council on 27 April. I met a number of councillors during a round-table discussion, and with union representatives. I also met the counc...

Meeting of the Parliament 17 May 2018 [Draft] : 17 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

That latter point is hugely important. I have heard from people in my constituency who are keen to go on holiday for tourism purposes to the northern isles—both Orkney and Shetland—but who a...

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018 View PDF version
The Minister for Transport and the Islands (Humza Yousaf)

Yes—I have a brief opening statement.

On o...

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

I have been to the committee previously to talk about EGIP and to express my disappointment about how rail projects have been delivered. The committee will be aware of this, but it is import...

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

I used the term “anticipated final cost” because Network Rail has not written to me formally to say what the final cost of the project is. I will press it for that information. Network Rail ...

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

Of course I have pushed it hard. Every time I speak to the managing director of the ScotRail Alliance and to Network Rail—which is in the midst of appointing a new chief executive—we talk ab...

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

I do not know how many times I have written, but I speak to the MD of Network Rail regularly—probably weekly. I am understanding about the fact that it has to go ...

Rural Economy and Connectivity Committee 16 May 2018 [Draft] : 16 May 2018 View PDF version
Humza Yousaf

Would you repeat the question?

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